amidohydrolase


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amidohydrolase

[ə¦mē·dō¦nī·drə‚lās]
(biochemistry)
An enzyme that catalyzes deamination.
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Urease is urea amidohydrolase, instituted by different organisms that catalyze the synthesis of ammonia and carbon dioxide from urea (Khan et al.
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Regulation of N-carbamoyl-beta-alanine amidohydrolase, the terminal enzyme in pyrimidine catabolism, by ligand-induced change in polymerization.
N-acylsphingosine amidohydrolase 1 (ASAH1, also known as acid ceramidase) is a critical enzyme that catalyzes sphingomyelin synthesis and participates in brain neuronal development and in the metabolism of sphingomyelin.
The StatSensor (Nova Biomedical) handheld creatinine device uses capillary flow of whole blood into a test strip impregnated with creatinine amidohydrolase, creatine aminohydrolase, sarcosine oxidase, and peroxidase which oxidize ferric-cyanide to ferrous-cyanide, producing a current ([e.
1) belongs to the amidohydrolase protein superfamily and catalyses the deamination of cytosine to uracil and ammonia in the pyrimidine salvage pathway.
Rapid assay for amidohydrolase (urease) activity in environmental samples.
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The enzyme that breaks down allantoate, allantoate amidohydrolase, requires [Mn.